BATGRAM (July 11, 2011) Breaking News – In the district of Hazara Region, At least five people including two police personnel were killed and over 15 others injured in a powerful blast near WAPDA office in Batgram on Monday morning.
It should be mentioned here that the blast took place prior to a public gathering of Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) slated to be held here.
The injured have been shifted to GHQ Hospital.
Several PML-Q leaders including Ameer Muqam were expected to speak to the gathering. Their arrival was expected at noon today.
According to preliminary report, the blast was suicidal in nature. The deceased tried to intercept the suicide bomber who blew him up killing five people including two police.